Five Leaves Author Interviews - Alan Baker (online)

An interview and some readings by local poet Alan Baker

Tue, 17 Nov 2020
7:00PM - 8:30PM
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About this event

Alan Baker was born and raised in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and has lived in Nottingham since 1985, where he has been the publisher at Leafe Press for the last twenty years, and editor of its associated webzine Litter. He has published several poetry collections, including Variations on Painting a Room: Poems 2000-2010 (Skysill, 2011), Letters from the Underworld (Red Ceilings, 2018) and Riverrun (Knives, Forks and Spoons, 2019). His latest collection is A Journal of Enlightened Panic (Shoestring, 2020). He has translated the poetry of Yves Bonnefoy and Abdellatif Laâbi.

This interview is pre-recorded and will be released on our YouTube channel at 7pm on November 17th. Tune in then and join in the live chat, or watch any time afterwards at your leisure.


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Five Leaves is Nottingham's radical and independent bookshop, right in the city centre. Five Leaves are also publishers and have a large events programme.

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